Commission Decision No. 31-M-025/2019: In the Matter of In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Proverbs 16, Inc. of Shares in BVI [PhilCo], ACE BVl [B], and ACE BVl [D]

Commission Decision No. 31-M-025/2019: In the Matter of In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Proverbs 16, Inc. of Shares in BVI (PhilCo), ACE BVl (B), and ACE BVl (D)   ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction involves GNPower Kauswagan Ltd. Co. (GNPK), which is a company established to own and operate a 4x138MW (net) coal-fired… continue reading ››

Consumer Welfare Month 2019

The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) is one with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), and the nation, in celebrating Consumer Welfare Month this October with the theme, “Sustainable Consumption: Understanding the Impact of Consumers’ Choices in a Shared Environment.” The PCC remains steadfast in promoting competition that result in advancing consumer welfare, which in turn… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 29-M-021/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Natura Holdings, S.A. of Shares in Avon Products, Inc.

Commission Decision No. 29-M-021/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Acquisition by Natura Holdings, S.A. of Shares in Avon Products, Inc.   ABSTRACT: The Proposed Transaction involves the acquisition of Avon Products, Inc., a New York corporation (Avon), by Natura Cosméticos S.A. (Natura). A new holding company for the group, Natura Holding S.A (Natura &… continue reading ››

Commission Decision No. 28-M-VN-001/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Conversion of Non-Voting Preferred Shares by Mitsubishi Corporation in Chiyoda Corporation

Commission Decision No. 28-M-VN-001/2019: In the Matter of the Proposed Conversion of Non-Voting Preferred Shares by Mitsubishi Corporation in Chiyoda Corporation   ABSTRACT: The proposed transaction involves the acquisition of control by Mitsubishi Corporation (Mitsubishi) over Chiyoda Corporation (Chiyoda) through the conversion of MC’s 175,000,000 A-class non-voting preferred shares to voting common shares in Chiyoda…. continue reading ››

17th Development Policy Research Month

The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) is one with the Philippine Institute For Development Studies and the nation in celebrating the 17th Development Policy Research Month this September with the theme, “Navigating the New Globalization: Local Actions for Global Challenges or Paglalayag sa Bagong Globalisasyon: Lokal na Pagkilos sa mga Pandaigdigang Hamon”. Bearing the same theme is the… continue reading ››